Do you enjoy learning about new technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge services to the Air Force and DOD customers? If so, then look to join the Stellar Innovations and Solutions team! The selected applicant will become part of an existing team, in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference. There is a future for you here to support highly visible and strategic programs at SIS! You will realize the rewards of conquering a new challenge in a dynamic and highly-technical working environment that believes our people make the company great and we put them first in decisions to promote from within, host team building events and support a work-life balance. If you love technology and want a career making a difference supporting meaningful Air Force and DOD programs than Stellar Innovations is the company for you.
SIS is looking for outstanding individuals to fill multiple positions of SIBR Acquisition Management roles for awarded programs at the United States Air Force Research Laboratory located at Wright Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) in Dayton, Ohio. You will join a very talented team supporting Air Force Procurement Activities for A&AS SIBR.
Primary Job Duties:
Establish and maintain productive working relationships with geographically-separated USAF organizations, other DoD services and agencies, and foreign allied partners.
It will require employment of integration, communication, coordination, organizational, and planning expertise to technical and acquisition efforts across a broad spectrum of functional disciplines.
Plans, organizes, and assists in managing critical aspects of the development, production, and/or deployment of systems, subsystems, and equipment.
Assisting in the coordination and integration of such aspects of systems acquisition as engineering, procurement, financial management, environmental management, configuration, test, manufacturing, and integrated logistics support in order to effectively assist in the implementation of program direction.
Assists in the evaluation of contractor proposals and activities.
Performs a wide range of program management activities, such as: gathering a variety of program information; conducting analyses; assisting in acquisition strategy planning; assisting in pre-award and post-award document preparation; assisting in milestone planning, tracking, and scheduling; implementing contractor performance status systems; assisting in establishing and maintaining databases; assisting in developing and analyzing key program metrics; assisting in developing and integrating risk management plans and strategies; supporting program briefings; assisting in surveillance of weapon system prime contractor and subcontractor performance; assisting in determining program progress; and effectively communicating recommendations orally and in writing to higher organizational management.
Minimum of 10 years of Acquisition Management experience (Government or Industry) with 5 of those years spent working in a Defense program office in a team leadership role (project lead, IPT, or sub IPT lead)
Understanding of SIBR
Understanding of DAU – Defense Acquisition University
Prior experience working in AFRL environment
Independent proficiency in DoD MS Office Suite Standard Desktop software (Word, PowerPoint, Excel); experience in MS Project highly desirable but not a requirement
Ability to work successfully in fast paced, dynamic environment
US citizenship is mandatory
Must possess or be able to obtain a Department of Defense (DOD) Secret level clearance
Stellar Innovations & Solutions, Inc. (SIS) offers a wide-range of services based on a solid foundation of Program Management Support, SharePoint Web Application Framework, Infrastructure Virtualization, Audio/Video Integration, Cyber Security, and Software Application Support. SIS has in-depth experience in working with federal clients providing program management support, customized design, integration and maintenance, vulnerability assessment, risk management and accreditation support, and requirements design, development and testing. Our mission is to provide customers with innovative solutions designed to help them grow and better manage their operations. We deliver proven concepts of management, design, and integration enabling customers to effectively meet mission critical needs. We maintain our reputation of excellence and achievement through ongoing quality initiatives, and the implementation of industry best practices and employ the most highly-qualified, trained, and certified professionals in the business.
SIS, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk, hear, and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 25 pounds. Employee may be required to stand and walk for several hours performing various job related duties.
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.